Ocean Lanka Prepares to Combat COVID-19 with Its All Natural Anti-bacterial Face Mask

Ocean Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer is currently conducting third party trials for its very own all natural anti-bacterial face mask. The company has announced that it is adjusting its manufacturing process to help alleviate the shortage...
Posted On 30 Jun 2020

Medical tourism to form a promising component of private healthcare in Sri Lanka: Hemas Hospitals

Leading private healthcare provider, Hemas Hospitals is expecting the medical industry and wellness tourism industry to be a promising component of Sri Lanka’s healthcare portfolio, going forward and in the post Covid-19 era. “The industry could grow exponentially when packaged...
Posted On 27 Jun 2020

Kasturi Wilson to succeed Steven Enderby as Chief Executive Officer of Hemas

Hemas Holdings PLC announced the appointment of Kasturi Chellaraja Wilson as Group Chief Executive Officer, effective 1st October 2020, succeeding Steven Enderby.  As part of a planned succession, Kasturi will take on the role of Deputy CEO and be appointed to the Board of Hemas...
Posted On 26 Jun 2020

First Ever Drive-Thru Blood Sample Collection Unit by LHD

(LHD), the only medical laboratory in Sri Lanka with the merit of the highest-grade in accreditation, continues to be a pioneer in the industry by launching Sri Lanka’s first ‘Drive-thru’ blood sample collection centre. As a first in the country’s healthcare system, the sample...
Posted On 23 Jun 2020

Hemas Hospitals becomes SL’s only hospital to be re-accredited with Australian Council on Health Standards International three times in a row

The re-accredited under ACHSI’s ‘EQuIP 6’ further solidifies its top position in patient safety Wins Global Award for Accreditation Pre-assessment Report Submission Reaffirming its commitment to upholding healthcare standards and patient safety, Hemas Hospitals was once again...
Posted On 18 Jun 2020

Sports Athletes can enhance reaction speed and eye-hand coordination via ‘Sports Vision by Vision Care’

Enhancing its reputation as the leading technological revolution in eye care in Sri Lanka, Vision Care has introduced ‘Sports Vision’ for the first time in Sri Lanka, which is widely used to enhance performance of sportspersons. The eye care expert’s expansion into the area of...
Posted On 17 Jun 2020

Durdans Eye Care Unit Equipped with latest Technology of ZEISS OPMI Lumera 700

Continuing its journey of introducing latest technologies to the local healthcare sector, DIMO Medical Engineering team successfully completed installation of world-class ZEISS OPMI Lumera 700 surgical microscope at Durdans Hospital Colombo, to further strengthen facilities at...
Posted On 14 Jun 2020

Golden Key Hospital raises bar in eye care with latest devices from ZEISS

The Golden Key Hospital has acquired two of the latest models of ophthalmic equipment in the market to significantly enhance the quality of diagnostics and treatment at its eye clinic, especially its cataract surgery procedures and post-care capabilities. The Hospital said the...
Posted On 10 Jun 2020

HeiQ Viroblock tested successfully against virus that causes COVID-19

Zurich/Switzerland. HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 is among the first textile technologies in the world to be proven effective against SARS-CoV-2 in the laboratory. Tests conducted by Swiss textile innovator  HeiQ with the  Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity in Melbourne,...
Posted On 10 Jun 2020

Army Commander commends Hemas’ Dolphin Hotel for exceptional services to the nation during COVID-19

Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, the head of the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO), commended Hemas Holdings PLC’s Club Hotel Dolphin for its role in combating COVID-19 in Sri Lanka by functioning as a quarantine centre from...
Posted On 06 Jun 2020

Vision Care assures highest standards of safety and hygiene for customers at all outlets

Vision Care, Sri Lanka’s largest eye care provider, has opened all branches in the country and is ready to welcome customers while maintaining the highest standards in safety and hygiene in order to combat the spread of the COVID-19 disease. The company has introduced a number of...
Posted On 02 Jun 2020

HPB launches automated Messenger experience to aid Sri Lankans in fight against Coronavirus

Yesterday, Sri Lanka’s Health Promotion Bureau (HPB) launched an automated Messenger experience, with support from Facebook and Arimac Digital, a digital product development company, to ensure that people in Sri Lanka are kept up to date, and have access to the right information...
Posted On 30 May 2020